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Jul 01, 2019, 11:57 ET Equitas Health, Prism Health North Texas Announce New Partnership to Increase Access to Affordable Prescription Drugs in North Texas

Ohio-based Equitas Health and Dallas-based Prism Health North Texas (PHNTX) announced today a new partnership that forms an integrated care model...


Jun 25, 2019, 14:02 ET Healthcare Workers See End In Sight For HIV Epidemic, Renew Efforts To Increase Testing

Healthcare workers renew efforts to increase HIV testing as part of a national strategy to make best use of highly effective tools now available –...


Jun 14, 2019, 13:04 ET Equitas Health Launches 'We Are #Healthworthy' for Pride Month

In celebration of Pride Month, Equitas Health launches its "We Are #Healthworthy" public awareness campaign, with a series of videos to be released...


May 13, 2019, 23:00 ET Equitas Health Provides Notification of Data Security Incident

Equitas Health, Inc. ("Equitas Health") learned that it was the victim of a data incident and is notifying individuals whose information may have...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:58 ET Equitas Health Statement On Ohio's Six-Week Abortion Ban

At Equitas Health, we champion the ability of our patients – and all people – to decide what is best for their bodies and to decide for themselves...


Mar 22, 2019, 09:52 ET Equitas Health, Ohio Business Competes Push to Make Ohio More Equitable for LGBTQ Community

On Thursday, March 21, 2019, Equitas Health joined Equality Ohio and Ohio Business Competes—a nonpartisan coalition of more than 600 Ohio businesses...


Feb 14, 2019, 10:19 ET Equitas Health Applauds Reintroduction Of Ohio Fairness Act

This week, Sen. Nickie Antonio announced that she will reintroduce—with bipartisan support—the Ohio Fairness Act, which would prohibit discrimination ...


Feb 06, 2019, 22:12 ET National Efforts To End HIV Epidemic Welcome, Must Include Access To Equitable And Nondiscriminatory Healthcare

In his State of the Union address Tuesday night, President Trump announced a national campaign to help end the HIV epidemic in the United States by...


Jan 15, 2019, 09:00 ET Ohio's LGBTQ Community-Based Healthcare System Thanks Governor DeWine

Equitas Health applauds Governor Mike DeWine's decision to issue executive orders extending non-discrimination legal protections to Ohio state...


Jan 03, 2019, 13:06 ET Equitas Health To Expand Pharmacy In King-Lincoln District

Equitas Health announced today that it will expand its King-Lincoln pharmacy location. The expansion will quadruple the pharmacy's square footage to...


Nov 27, 2018, 10:56 ET Equitas Health To Launch Statewide HIV Awareness Campaign On December 1

Equitas Health is commemorating the 30th anniversary of World AIDS Day by launching the HIV awareness campaign Undetectable = Untransmittable (U=U). ...


Oct 05, 2018, 11:06 ET Transforming Care Conference 2018

The Equitas Health Institute will host its third annual Transforming Care Conference (TCC) at The Ohio State University - Fawcett Center October...


Sep 12, 2018, 11:05 ET Art For Life 2018

Art for Life, Ohio's most successful and longest running charity art auction, is on track to exceed its $640,000 record, having raised more than...


Aug 22, 2018, 14:40 ET 2018 Masquerage Location & Partnership Announced

Masquerage returns on October 26, 2018! Equitas Health's Dayton region signature event raises critical funds for the community-based healthcare...


Aug 01, 2018, 14:48 ET Equitas Health Expands Trans Health Coverage

Effective today, Equitas Health has added expanded its health coverage for transgender and gender non-conforming employees. The non-profit...


Jun 06, 2018, 02:31 ET 2018 AIDS Walk Greater Dayton

WHEN: Friday, June 8 | 6:00 PM WHERE: Fifth Third Field Plaza | 220 N Patterson Blvd, Dayton, OH 45402 The 2018 AIDS Walk Greater Dayton will take...


Jun 05, 2018, 11:01 ET Symposium To Focus On Trans And Gender Diverse Communities In Rural America

The Equitas Health Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity has partnered with Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Ohio...


Jan 10, 2018, 01:05 ET Equitas Health Earns Federally Qualified Health Center Look-Alike Designation

Equitas Health announces it has achieved Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) Look-Alike designation by the United States Department of Health...


Aug 09, 2017, 07:20 ET New Ohio LGBTQ Magazine Announced

Equitas Health has announced it will launch a statewide LGBTQ lifestyle publication this fall called Prizm. The publication and accompanying digital...


Aug 08, 2017, 12:59 ET Equitas Health Provides Expanded Access to HIV Treatment Increasing Viral Suppression Rates

According to new Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates, of the 1.1 million people living with HIV in the U.S., 49 percent have the virus under...


Aug 02, 2017, 13:05 ET Transforming Care: LGBTQ & HIV/AIDS Health Equity Conference

Equitas Health's Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity will host its second annual conference bringing together 550 activists, academics, community...


Apr 27, 2017, 09:30 ET Equitas Health Awarded CDC Grant to Expand Health Services for Transgender & Gender Non-Conforming Youth

Equitas Health is among seven community-based organizations in the U.S. awarded funding by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to implement...


Mar 29, 2017, 15:48 ET Equitas Health Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality for Second Year in a Row by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Equitas Health has been recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of...


Mar 17, 2017, 13:18 ET Equitas Health Commemorates the 30th Anniversary of First Treatment for AIDS - AZT

In recognition of the 30th anniversary of the first AIDS drug – AZT, Equitas Health looks at the impact of AZT, the current state of HIV, and hopes...


Oct 18, 2016, 10:12 ET Transforming Care: Midwest Conference on LGBTQ Health Equity and HIV/AIDS

Equitas Health's Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity and the Ohio AIDS Coalition will host 450 activists, academics, community members, health and...